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Eat Like a Local in Guatemala!

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Posted on May 9, 2019.

Check out the article, “Eating like a local in Guatemala!” to hear about one of the many reasons you should join Global Dental Relief in Guatemala this summer! You can find the full article by clicking here.

Are you a dentist or hygienist? Have you always dreamed of using your skills and expertise in a clinic overseas?

There are still opportunities for YOU to join Global Dental Relief in Guatemala this summer. We are looking for energetic and compassionate dental professionals to join us in San Martin on our May 31st and July 19th clinics.

Email us today to hear how you can join our team!

The How-To of Fundraising for a Global Dental Relief Trip

Posted on March 5, 2018.

Do you dream of traveling internationally to help children around the world live happier, healthier lives? You can make this dream a reality by volunteering with Global Dental Relief! The following fundraising tips are ways to help fund your dream of volunteering abroad.

Write a Fundraising Letter
A letter writing campaign is one of the simplest and most effective fundraising methods.

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Denver Southeast Rotary Club Helps Children in Nepal

Posted on February 19, 2018.

In the fall of 2017, The Rotary Club of Southeast Denver partnered with Global Dental Relief to help sponsor two clinics in Kathmandu, Nepal. Through multi-club efforts, Rotarians contributed a generous donation of $19,500 to Global Dental Relief’s clinics in Nepal.

Local Denver Rotarians – Jan Lovelady and Aloah Kincaid – were able to attend the clinics in Kathmandu last fall. With open minds and willing spirits,

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CRANBERRY USA AND GLOBAL DENTAL RELIEF: A PARTNERSHIP EMPOWERING THE NEXT GENERATION OF DENTAL PROFESSIONALS.

Posted on February 5, 2018.

Global Dental Relief (GDR) partners with Cranberry USA, a dental supply company, to offer volunteer scholarship opportunities to pre-dental and pre-dental hygiene students. In 2017, Cranberry USA awarded five $1,000 scholarships to students who are passionate about bringing dental care to kids overseas.

Scholarship recipients attended clinics in Guatemala, Kenya, Nepal, and Cambodia. The awarded scholars were able to join Global Dental Relief as general volunteers and gain hands-on experience from seasoned dental professionals during their time abroad.

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Why Dental Care for Kids?

Posted on January 22, 2018

Global Dental Relief (GDR) is on a mission to provide dental care for those who need it most –children. Childhood is a time to learn, grow, and develop habits that will shape adult life; children who have access to quality dental care develop positive oral health habits that carry over into adulthood.

GDR focuses on dental care for children because:

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THE TOP 5 REASONS TO VOLUNTEER IN CAMBODIA!

Posted on January 8, 2018

Why volunteer in Cambodia? Here are our top five reasons!

Cambodia was once a quick stop-over on the South East Asia tourist circuit. People came to visit the 12th century Angkor Temple complex just outside of Siem Reap, and then quickly fled to other more comfortable tourist hangouts in Vietnam and Thailand. But today Siem Reap holds its own – at once an international scene and a place of enormous need,

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